Like new, appears unread, unclipped and not remaindered. Interior is clean and unmarked. Bright gilt titles and devices to the front board and spine. Grey cloth boards show a bit of fading to extremities. Dustjacket is moderately bumped to extremities with some chipping to the top edge corners and head of the spine. 98 illustrations, including 30 plates in full colour of this ever fascinating artist. Now protected in brodart jacket.